Today in WW II: 25 May 1940 Boulogne, France is captured by the Germans.  More 
25 May 1941 King George of Greece abandons Crete, relocating to Cairo in a narrow escape from German forces.
25 May 1942 Japanese attack force leaves Hokkaido for invasion of the Aleutians Islands, Alaska.
25 May 1945 Chiefs of Staff of US military set 1 November 1945 as start date for invasion of Japan [Operation Downfall]. The huge casualties of Downfall avoided by use of Atomic Bombs in Aug 1945.
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M-1082 2.5 ton Cargo Trailer

The M1082 Cargo Trailer is the standard 2.5 ton Cargo Trailer for the Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles (FMTV), providing tactical unit mobility and logistics for the U.S. Army and the other military services.

Curb Weight 6,510 lb 2,953 kg
Length 209.5 in 5,321 mm
Width 96 in 2,438 mm
Oper. Height 79 in 2,007 mm
Air Trans. Height 79 in 2,007 mm
Departure Angle 25
Payload 5,000 lb 2,268 kg
Inside Cargo Bed Length 149 in 3,784 mm
Inside Cargo Bed Width 91 in 2,314 mm

FMTV 2.5 ton trailer M1082
FMTV 2.5 ton trailer M1082.

FMTV 2.5 ton trailer M1082
FMTV 2.5 ton trailer M1082.